Isaac Thomas Chair of Classics Patrick Lake, Ph.D. Presents Keynote Address, Named Legionnaire by Paideia Institute |
In February 2017, Patrick Lake, Ph.D., Hill’s Isaac Thomas Chair of Classics, presented the keynote address at the annual gala of The Classical Preparatory School in Spring Hill, Florida. Dr. Lake spoke on the value of a classically-based liberal arts education. Earlier in the academic year, he was named a Legionnaire by the Paideia Institute. According to the Paideia Institute
, Legionnaires are "Classicists working in careers outside of academia who choose to have their stories featured and explain how their education in Classics informs their current life and work."
Intro to Design Thinking | Students in Mrs. Diane Richards' class are introduced to a five-step plan of creative problem-solving based on a human-centered approach. Watch this video to learn how the class took a "design thinking approach to community service" during the 2016-17 academic year.
Discussion of The Innovator's Mindset | Hill faculty members participated in a virtual book discussion with faculty of the George School in January 2017.